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Where is the Kowal family from?
You can see how Kowal families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kowal family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Kowal families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 42 Kowal families living in New York. This was about 17% of all the recorded Kowal's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Kowal families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kowal surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kowal. 29% of Kowal men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Kowal women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kowal were Proprietor and Clerk.